Michael E. ChuaMD, MASc (GH), DPBU, FPUA, FPSPU, FPhilGURS
Assistant Professor, Global Surgery, Department of Surgery
Staff Urologist- Division of Urology, The Hospital for Sick Children
International Affiliate, Reconstructive Urologist, Institute of Urology, St. Luke’s Medical Center- Philippines (Section Chief for Reconstructive and Transitional Urology)
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Dr. Chua finished his medical education and urology residency at the St. Luke's Medical Center (SLMC), Philippines. As a chief resident, he successfully completed the Da Vinci Robotic Surgical System Training- Surgeon Console Program at the Harvard Medical School- Boston Children's Hospital. He completed research fellowship training in Urodynamics and Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction at the Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, New Taipei, Taiwan. He then completed training in pediatric urology at The Hospital for Sick Children. He pursued additional Adult and Pediatric Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery Clinical Fellowship at the Eastern Virginia Medical School, VA, USA. He returned to the Hospital for Sick Children for further focused training through the Adolescent and Transitional Urology Pediatric Clinical Fellowship.
Michael completed his Masters in Applied Science for Global Health Planning and Management at the Johns Hopkins University- Bloomberg School of Public Health, while also serving as a teaching assistant at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health – Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation.
Jun 2003- Apr 2008 MD, Medical Degree- St. Luke’s College of Medicine (SLCM),
Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Jun 1999- Apr 2003 AB-Psychology- De La Salle University-Main, Taft, Metro Manila,
Sept 2019- May 2021 Masters of Applied Science in Global Health Planning and Management- Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of
Public Health, MD, USA
Postgraduate, Research and Specialty Training
Nov 2019- Feb 2021 Pediatric and Transitional Urology Clinical Fellowship- The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), University of Toronto, Canada
July 2018 – Jun 2019 Adult and Pediatric Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery Clinical Fellowship- Eastern Virginia Medical School, Sentara Norfolk
General Hospital, VA, USA
Aug 2015- June 2017 Pediatric Urology Clinical Fellowship- The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), University of Toronto, Canada
Mar 2015 -May 2015 Urodynamics and Pediatric Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Training Research Fellowship, Department of Urology, Buddhist Tzu Chi
General Hospital New Taipei Branch, Taiwan
Jan 2009- Dec 2014 Residency, Urology, Institute of Urology, St. Luke’s Medical Center (SLMC), Quezon City, Metro Manila
Clinical Observership/ Special Course Training
April 2017 Andrology, infertility, transitional Urology and reconstructive Surgery
Observership- University College London Hospital, London, UK
Sept 2014 Advanced Laparoscopic Training Course- National Taiwan University
Hospital- Division of Urology
Sept 2013- Oct 2013 Pediatric Urology Observership- University of Toronto- Hospital for Sick Children
April 2013 -May 2013 Da Vinci Robotic Surgical System Training- Surgeon Console
Program Harvard Medical School- Boston Children's Hospital
Areas of Specialty and Research Interests
Global Surgery, Pediatric Urology, Reconstructive and Transitional Urology
Research interests interests are centered in transitional urologic care and global surgery with a focus on pediatric endourology, genitourinary reconstructive surgeries, neurogenic bladders, evidence-based practice, and data science.